Eight Travel Advisor Myths Debunked
(Source: blog.virtuoso.com) Travel advisors are not only still around, but they're actually thriving. In this age of information overload on the internet, people need counsel from experts more than ever. But many people think travel advisors are a vanishing breed - or don't understand why anyone would use one.
Qantas Bumps Delta for Longest Flight to Depart USA
(Source: usatoday.com) The title for the longest regularly scheduled airline departure from the United States changes hands Monday. Qantas takes over the top spot, with its Dallas/Fort Worth-to-Sydney route bumping Delta's Atlanta-to-Johannesburg route to No. 2.
Ticket to Ride
(Source: mpiweb.org) Many cities are actively fighting Uber and similar transportation networks, such as Lyft, citing safety, insurance and taxation concerns. Minneapolis, however, officially legalized and began regulating Uber in July-just in time for MPI's World Education Congress (WEC)-a move welcomed by attendees.
New Museum Marks the 'Birthplace of Country Music'
(Source: foxnews.com) The sounds of some of the earliest country music recordings are filling a new museum. But the Birthplace of Country Music Museum is not located in Nashville. Instead, it's in Bristol, a small town on the Tennessee-Virginia state line.